Al Martin (second baseman)

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Al Martin
Second Baseman
Born: September 1847
New York
Died: March 17, 1915(1915-03-17) (aged 67)
Brooklyn, New York
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
May 7, 1872, for the Brooklyn Eckfords
Last MLB appearance
September 25, 1875, for the Brooklyn Atlantics
MLB statistics
Games played 17
Runs scored 4
Hits 12
Batting average .164
  National Association of Base Ball Players
Union of Morrisania (1866–1868)
  National Association of Professional BBP
Brooklyn Eckfords (1872)
Brooklyn Atlantics (18741875)

Albert DeGroot Martin (1847 – March 17, 1915), was a professional baseball player who played second base and outfield for the 1872 Brooklyn Eckfords and the 1874-1875 Brooklyn Atlantics. He was also known as Albert May.

He was later a bookkeeper. He married Emily Augusta Peverelly on May 26, 1873 at the South Dutch Church in Brooklyn.[1]

He died at his home in Brooklyn, 76 Van Buren Street, in 1915.[2]


  1. ^ New South Dutch Church, Consistory Minutes, Elder Minutes, Members, Baptisms, Marriages, 1828-1880. Dutch Reformed Church Records in Selected States, 1639-1989.
  2. ^ "Deaths". The New York Times. March 20, 1915. p. 11. 

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